About to occur at any moment
The birth of her child was imminent, if not past due.
There was no luggage standing by to indicate an imminent departure.
In 1678 war seemed imminent between France and England.
When an attack was imminent, I called Brady and made him swear to take care of you.
As Richard of York gained influence, Kempe became unpopular; men called him "the cursed cardinal," and his fall seemed imminent when he died suddenly on the 22nd of March 1454.